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237 Wooster St, Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06511-5770
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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193 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Came her from long island to try Sallys and Frank Pepes. I preferred Sallys and my wife preferred Frank Pepes. Sallys tasted a little more like new york thin crust well done pizza to me. Although the fresh tomato slice from Frank Pepes was one of the best slices ever. Worth the trip up for sure. Glad we came!!

Thank John N
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has gone downhill since the owner died....there are much better options such as Pepe's Modern, etc.

Thank laughingpoodles
East WA
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42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not anti-Pepe's pizza. There can be a line, so plan accordingly, including an umbrella if the wait is hours. The crust is like a cracker with a couple millimeters of chewy dough. The ingredients are fresh. The staff are unpretentious, despite the celebrity of the place. Been going back intermittently the past 35 years.

Thank WorldlyEagle
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always been a Modern and Pepe pizza guy and have eaten New Haven style pizza for the last 58 years. Modern was closed for vacation and Pepes had a line. My wife said lets try Sally's as I t was recently ranked number 1 in Connecticut. We walked in and noticed that it was dated and had a... More 

Thank AGM7
New York
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186 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here since the 80s and nothing has changed. The pies are the best charred pizza to be eaten -- red sauce to die for. Cash only and gruff waiters are just part of the charm.

Thank W.H. D
Brooklyn, New York
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I've never had a strong opinion on the best pizza in new haven, but I recently went to Sally's with a group of friends and the service couldn't have been nicer and the pizza was absolutely delicious. We had a bit of a misunderstanding and ordered the "plain", which does not have any mozzarella on it. In the interest of... More 

Thank Verovee
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Walked in all the way up to the counter and asked about the wait. Was told yes and nothing more, then ignored until a snotty waitress bellowed "excuse me" to get us out of her way. No food tastes good after bad treatment.

Thank Jillian L
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

With so much pizza competition in New Haven, Sally's doesn't hold a candle to the big boys. The pizza is average. The slices are cut into long narrow slices making it a bit difficult to eat. They use one booth as their desk and the place could be a bit cleaner. Not the worse pizza, but not the best either.

Thank Gary V
Deer Park, New York
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Excellent pizza. Go on off times. You are not going for the personality of the staff. They don't have one. The pizza is worth it if you can look past the service.

Thank newyork1970
Milton, Florida
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90 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

I have tried the others and this is the best pizza in town , or state or maybe the world. If you like thin crust,great sauce and old time atmosphere, than this can't be matched . We ordered four pizzas and enjoyed them all. The family loves Sally's .

Thank relationships

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    2.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 Wooster St, Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06511-5770
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: 203-624-5271

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?